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860 Buffalo Road | PO Box 11, Coromandel NZ3543, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014
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Merritt Island, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

Evelyn cooked a special delicious anniversary meal for us and provided a modern comfortable suite for our 3 night stay. She was most helpful in helping with reservations and a joy to converse with about life on the Coramandel Peninsula.

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Auch, France
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

The drive to Evelyn's "Alpine" retreat is quite a challenge for a small engined hire car but the effort is well rewarded on arrival. A truly stunning property with fantastic views owned by a charming and caring hostess. We thoroughly enjoyed our one night stay and recommend it very highly.

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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We had a wonderful stay at "Buffalo Lodge". The most tranquil place you're ever likely to stay! Evelyn is an exceptional hostess, and left us with extremely fond memories of both herself as well as her beautiful corner of the Coromandel Peninsular. Our en suite room was not over fussy but comfortable and we had the best sleep we had... More

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Herrliberg
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013

This was our second stay at this beautiful, esthetically perfect place after 13 years. Evelyne is still the same great hostess and cook. Spectacular views from all the rooms and no unfulfilled wishes. For European travellers it should be noted that Evelyne is not only mastering Mandarin and English but also French, German and even Swiss German as she worked... More

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Cambridge, Canada
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138 reviews 138 reviews
43 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

A beautiful place in the hills above Coromandel village. Evelyn helps in many ways to make your stay a great experience. We had the back room with unbelievable vistas. The house is reminiscent of an alpine retreat - a result of her late swiss husband. The dining area is three walls of glass allowing you to watch the birds dart... More

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6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

Coromandel is a wonderful place to visit and a stay at Buffalo Lodge enhances it. Evelyn has a beautiful home and shares it with you. The rooms are stunning and the breakfast provided comes from her garden and her chickens is delicious. The view is to be believed. We really enjoyed it there.

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alexandria, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

Our one night stay here was arranged by a travel agent. We had a lovely room with a balcony and view over the trees. The B&B was built for that purpose so there is a large livingroom area for guests and breakfast. The cheerful owner gave us refreshing tea, and her morning breakfast was quite substantial. The fresh eggs were... More

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58 reviews 58 reviews
16 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

We have stayed at many B & Bs in New Zealand over the past 6 years, all great, but this is probably the best of the lot, and this was our second visit. Our lovely room had a large balcony overlooking bush, sea and mountains beyond, and a bathroom set out into the bush so that you are surrounded by... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

We started our annual NZ trip in the Coromandels and found Buffalo Lodge via Trip Advisor. What a wonderful discovery. Evelyne is the most charming host, sharing her wonderful home and life with us. Her knowledge of and contacts in the local area make planning your day to day activities easy. The area around Coromandel town is fabulous - in... More

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Marple, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

Just returned from a great trip to New Zealand. Our time spent at Buffalo Lodge was one of the highlights. Evelyne is the perfect host, providing everything you need for a restful break. The location is amazing with fantastic views. As a centre for touring the Coromandel you couldn't do better. We were lucky to have a meal at the... More

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Address: 860 Buffalo Road | PO Box 11, Coromandel NZ3543, New Zealand
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Location: New Zealand > North Island > Waikato Region > Coromandel Peninsula > Coromandel
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